Recent Announcements from the Erie Zoo



We're Hiring!

Posted on May 24th, 2021 at 11:00 AM

We're hiring! Join the Erie Zoo team today! Looking for part-time summer staff for all days of the week!

Starting May 31st No More Ticket Reservations

Posted on May 18th, 2021 at 4:43 PM

Starting May 31st (Memorial Day) timed ticket reservations will no longer be required to visit the zoo. This is in compliance with CDC and PA State recommendations. Entry to the zoo will resume as normal this day. Your Erie Zoo is open daily 10am-5pm. 

Party for the Planet: Ways to Celebrate at Home!

Posted on April 3rd, 2021 at 11:16 AM

Our Party for the Planet event may have come and gone, but the party isn't over yet! There are lots of ways you can continue celebrating at home! With Earth Day (April 22nd), Endangered Species Day (May 21st) and World Oceans Day (June 8th) coming up, why not see the article below for great ways to better our planet at home!

All Together for Animals Virtual Concert

Posted on March 26th, 2021 at 8:50 AM

We are excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with the Association of Zoos & Aquariums and some of today’s top country artists to produce an incredible, virtual concert fundraising event – exclusively for our members and donors!  Join us Wednesday, March 31st at 8pm ET for "All Together for Animals" LIVE! 

Learn more below!

Now Hiring: Part-Time Receptionist

Posted on March 23rd, 2021 at 1:17 PM

Join our Team! We are looking for an enthusastic personality to join our office staff. Open position is a part-time receptionist to assist with office management and visitor relations. See link below for additional details.

Change in Public Skate Hours

Posted on February 24th, 2021 at 11:27 AM

Change of public skate hours at the Flo Fabrizio Ice Center. Starting February 26th through March 13th public skate will take place Fridays & Saturdays from 7pm-9pm only. Last public skate for the season will be March 13th. 

Round up the pack: Erie Zoo is scheduled to open Feb. 27

Round up the pack: Erie Zoo is scheduled to open Feb. 27

Posted on February 15th, 2021 at 3:00 AM
Round up the pack: The Erie Zoo is scheduled to open Feb. 27th for the 2021 season! Erie Times-News // Ron Leonardi

Suffering from cabin fever?

In two weeks, Erie County families can seek some deserved pre-spring entertainment at the Erie Zoo, which is scheduled to open Feb. 27 following its three-month winter closure. 

Memberships On Sale Now

Posted on January 31st, 2021 at 7:01 PM

2021 - 2022 Season Erie Zoo Memberships are on sale now! Buy or renew your membership before April 30th and receive 5 free carousel passes!

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Flo Fabrizio Ice Center Open!

Posted on January 4th, 2021 at 12:59 PM

The Flo Fabrizio Ice Center has reopened for normal activities. Public skate will resume as normal starting Friday, January 8th. Please visit the "Ice Center" tab for more information.

Flo Fabrizio Ice Center Temporarily Closed

Posted on December 11th, 2020 at 11:30 AM

In accordance to Governor Wolf's most recent order, the Flo Fabrizio Ice Center will be temporarily closed from Dec. 12, 2020 until Jan. 4, 2021. This includes all practices, tournaments, lessons, and public skates. We thank you for your patience during these uncertain times.